June 1, 2009

Euro update

Here's a look at some of the movers and shakers in the various leagues across Europe. I tried to copy this all from ESPN, let me know if something's off.

CHAMPIONS
England: Manchester United
Spain: Barcelona
Italy: Inter Milan
Germany: Wolfsburg
France: Bordeaux
Scotland: Rangers
Portugal: FC Porto
Holland: AZ Alkmaar

UCL AUTOMATIC BERTHS
England: Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea
Spain: Barcelona, Real Madrid, Sevilla
Italy: Inter Milan, Juventus, AC Milan
Germany: Wolfsburg, Bayern Munich
France: Bordeaux, Marseille
Scotland: Rangers
Portugal: FC Porto, Sporting Lisbon
Greece: Olympiakos
Holland: AZ Alkmaar
Turkey: Besiktas

UCL QUALIFYING
England: Arsenal
Spain: Atletico Madrid
Italy: Fiorentina
Germany: Stuttgart
France: Lyon
Scotland: Celtic
Portugal: Benfica Sporting Lisbon
Holland: Twente Enschede
Turkey: Sivasspor
Greece: PAOK Salonika
Belgium: Anderlecht, Standard Liege
Austria: SV Salzburg
Denmark: FC Copenhagen
Russia: FK Rubin Kazan, PFK Samara Kryliya Sovetov
Switzerland: FC Zurich

EUROPE LEAGUE
England: Everton, Aston Villa, Fulham
Spain: Villareal, Valencia
Italy: Genoa, AS Roma
Germany: Hertha Berlin, Hamburg
France: Toulouse
Scotland: Heart of Midlothian, Aberdeen
Portugal: Benfica, CD Nacional de Madeira, Braga
Holland: Ajax Amsterdam, PSV Eindhoven
Turkey: Trabzonspor, Fenerbahce
Greece: Panathinaikos, AEK Athens, Larissa
Belgium: KAA Gent
Austria: Rapid Vienna, Austria Vienna
Denmark: Odense BK
Russia: FC Moscow
Switzerland: Young Boys, FC Basel, Grasshoppers

RELEGATED
England: Newcastle, Middlesbrough, West Brom
Spain: Real Betis, Numancia, Recreativo Huelva
Italy: Torino, Reggina, Lecce
Germany: Energie Cottbus, Karlsruhe, Arminia Bielefled
France: Caen, Nantes, La Havre AC

PROMOTED
England: Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Burnley
Spain: Xerez, Tenerlife, Real Zaragoza
Italy: Bari, Parma, Livorno
Germany: SC Freiburg, Mainz, Nurnberg
France: Lens, Montpellier, Boulogne

2 comments:

Gage said...

I believe the Belgian champs go straight to the CL Group stage this year.

Jorge said...

small error there: Porto is automatically qualified for the UCL Group Stage, Sporting is playing the 3rd Preliminary Round and Benfica is off to the Europa League...too bad for them ;)
cheers,
Jorge (http://porta19.blogspot.com)